Friday July 20, 2018

Drug suspect nabbed in San Simon

SAN SIMON -- Local authorities here arrested one suspected drug pusher in a drug bust conducted in Barangay Sta. Monica on Tuesday, September 12.

Chief Inspector German Pascua II identified the suspect as Arnold Nabong, 30, a resident of Calumpit, Bulacan.

Pascua said Nabong has been under police surveillance for his reported illegal activities involving prohibited drugs.

When authorities learned that he was in the area, the police force of San Simon town immediately set up an entrapment operation which led to Nabong’s arrest, Pascua said.

Confiscated from the suspect's possession were four sachets of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu and P500 marked money.

The suspect is now facing charges for violation of Section 5 and 11 of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act.